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The Family Proceedings (Costs) Rules 1991

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1991 No. 1832 (L.25)




The Family Proceedings (Costs) Rules 1991


2nd August 1991

Laid before Parliament

16th August 1991

Coming into force

14th October 1991

We, the authority having power under section 40(1) of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984(1) to make rules of court for the purposes of family proceedings in the High Court or county courts, in the exercise of the powers conferred by the said section 40, and of all other powers enabling us in that behalf, hereby make the following rules–


1984 c. 42; section 40 was amended by the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990 (c. 41), Schedule 18, paragraph 50.

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